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10 tips for Surviving & Enjoying the expat Life in Milan

If you just arrived in Milan, here are 10 useful tips from locals in order to survive and enjoy the city starting from day one! 1. Enjoy your well-deserved Aperitivo Milanese Probably the essence of being a citizen of Milan! Head to the Navigli or Isola to sip your drink and nibble on tasty appetizers while surrounded by the energy of young cosmopolites. 2. Find peace walking on the amazing…

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10 Hot Spots for Your Shopping Spree in Milan

Milan is the world renowned Fashion Capital. If you are here to renew your wardrobe or find some unique piece of clothing as souvenir, Milan is the perfect destination for you. From designer clothing and emerging Italian brands to unique vintage pieces, this guide will help you find what you’re looking for based on your preferences. High-end If you are looking for designer clothing and emerging talents head for the…

8 IDEAS FOR A GREAT BUDGET STAY IN MILAN, ITALY

Even just the name has a certain “swung” to it, I think. There’s like a promise of a little extra luxury, of shopping bags from expensive brands and Fashion Week. When I visited Milan earlier this summer, it was however on a rather tight budget, so there was not so much promises of luxury as there was of… budgeting. Luckily, there’s definitely a lot to see and do in Milan…

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Do you know Milan has Street art?

Discover the urban and alternative side of the city in Navigli area. Usually people expect from Milan 2 things: fashion & trades. If the only things you imagine to discover during your stay are: boutiques, high level restaurants and fancy bars… well, you are wrong! Do you enjoy to go out of the usual tourist path and discover the real soul of the city? If the answer is yes, read…

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Secret Milan: 5 hidden gems for your stay in Milan

Want to skip long queues and overcrowded tourists spots while seeing the best kept secrets in Milan? Just a few steps away form the frenetic and buzzing city centre you’ll be able to wander into the peace of the Quadrilatero del silenzio (Silence District) near Porta Venezia. Walk around to discover the hidden gems of Milan: from flamingos to eccentric buildings, this guide will show you a unique side of…

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One day in Lake Como

We all know Como and its lake as one of the most popular destinations in North of Italy. It is famous for its amazing landscapes, the deep blue water, its villas… And, let’s be honest, George Clooney… But how to go and what to do in Como lake for one day? How to go from Milan to Como? Lake Como its easy to reach from Milan. You have many options…